H. Honeycup is Certified by the Conscious Beauty Collective

March 27, 2024

Certification Program Recognizes H. Honeycup

H. Honeycup is proud to announce that we have been awarded the Conscious Beauty Collective (CBC) Indie Brand Certification. This certification recognizes our unwavering commitment to sustainable beauty, transparent ingredients, and community-driven initiatives, setting us apart in the clean beauty industry.

What is the CBC's Indie Brand Certification?

It is a rigorous program designed to empower independent beauty and wellness brands that adhere to the highest standards of conscious consumerism. By meeting the CBC's strict criteria, H. Honeycup has demonstrated its dedication to offering vegan beauty products, cruelty-free formulations, and EU compliant formulas that prioritize the health and well-being of our customers and the planet.

As part of our commitment to sustainable beauty, we have implemented eco-friendly practices throughout our body care production process. From sourcing ingredients to using minimal, recyclable packaging, we strive to reduce our environmental impact. Our customers can trust that when they choose H. Honeycup, they are supporting a brand that values sustainability as much as they do.

Our vegan beauty products are carefully crafted using only the purest, most effective ingredients that are free from harmful chemicals and additives. By adhering to clean beauty standards such as vegan and cruelty-free ingredients and EU compliant formulas, we ensure that our products are not only safe for our customers but also gentle on the environment.

At H. Honeycup, we believe that conscious consumerism extends beyond the body care products we offer. We are dedicated to giving back to our community and supporting various environmental, social, and community-based causes.

As a family affected by addiction, we donate clean body care products to those in recovery. Our community suggests where we donate so it’s more meaningful for all of us. - Cindy Barberes, Founder of H. Honeycup

The CBC Indie Brand Certification is more than just a seal of approval for us; it is a testament to our unwavering commitment to ingredient transparency, cruelty-free practices, and sustainable beauty. We are honored to be part of a growing community of mission-driven brands that are reshaping the industry and inspiring positive change.

Our proactive approach towards clean beauty standards is not just about creating exceptional products but also about fostering a legacy of environmental stewardship and social responsibility.

H. Honeycup is a Founding Member of the CBC

Stepping into the Conscious Beauty Collective feels like entering a hub where enthusiasts of beauty and conscious shopping cheer each other on. Our leap into this esteemed group began an exciting chapter for us. This collective is more than just people coming together; it’s about unifying goals, passions, and aspirations—a perfect spot for change-makers to meet up, with H. Honeycup fitting in seamlessly among these trailblazers. Our leader is Lynn Power, the founder of MASAMI premium haircare

When you visit our retail store, you’ll find a place where every item tells its own tale, serves a specific purpose, or stands out uniquely. At this founder led retail popup of clean beauty and wellness brands, you'll find that every product in the Conscious Beauty Collective has depth and meaning. H. Honeycup doesn't just add another layer to that experience—we infuse our products with stories filled with personal growth, health journeys, and self-care. There is something special about being part of such an empowering narrative with mainly female founders.

The Conscious Beauty Collective was founded in 2022 and has had retail popups in San Francisco, Boston, Rancho Cucamonga, and Palm Springs. They also launched Consciously Beautiful Magazine in 2024.

Commitment to Sustainability in Beauty

We pride ourselves on pursuing the esteemed eco-friendly beauty certification, which stands at the core of our philosophy. In pursuit of excellence, H. Honeycup actively participates in clean beauty education, ensuring that our team is equipped with the latest knowledge and practices in sustainable beauty education. We continuously refine our techniques to meet and surpass established clean beauty standards.

Ethical Practices in Product Creation

From concept to shelf, every H. Honeycup product is a testament to our dedication to environmentally friendly production and ingredient transparency. We meticulously select materials that not only enhance the efficacy of our skincare but also reflect our philosophy. It’s a holistic approach that ensures our partners align with our ethical values and goals.

Benefits of Sustainable Ingredients

The exclusive use of vegan ingredients in all of our clean beauty products is one that resonates with both our brand values and our discerning customers. Sustainable ingredients contribute to planet conservation and reduce our ecological footprint, while offering the purest and safest beauty solutions. Embracing these elements allows us, along with the Conscious Beauty Collective, to deliver an important message about the significance of sustainable beauty education in influencing industry standards and consumer choices.

Aspect Our Practice Industry Standard
Ingredient Sourcing 100% responsibly sourced Varies widely
Production Ethics Environmentally-friendly and ethical labor Not always environmentally conscious
Education Commitment Ongoing sustainable beauty and organic product training Inconsistent commitment levels
Eco-Certification Certified in eco-friendly and natural skincare Not all brands certified
Consumer Trust High due to transparent practices Depends on company policies


Our proactive approach towards beauty industry sustainability is not just about creating exceptional products but also about fostering a legacy of environmental stewardship and social responsibility.

Advancing Cruelty-Free and Vegan Beauty Products

In our journey towards embracing conscious consumerism, at H. Honeycup we take pride in our role as a leader in promoting cruelty-free beauty and vegan beauty products. This commitment is more than just a marketing stance; it's a reflection of our core values and dedication to ethical practices in every aspect of business operations.

By ensuring that each of our beauty offerings carries the badge of cruelty-free certification, we give our customers peace of mind that no animal was harmed in the making of their favorite skincare. This transparency is a critical component of clean beauty education where we stress the importance of ethical consumer choices and the positive impact they have on the wider world.

Moreover, the choice to align with cruelty-free organizations strengthens our mission to influence the industry positively and lead by example:

Aspect of Commitment Details of Our Practice
Cruelty-Free Certification Every H. Honeycup product is certified as recognized cruelty-free
Vegan Product Line A broad selection of beauty products are created without any animal by-products
Educational Outreach Continuous support and development of educational resources for conscious consumerism


In embracing these practices, we stand together with the conscious consumers who look for brands that mirror their beliefs. Together, we create a world where beauty is not only skin-deep but deeply rooted in the principles of compassion, care, and sustainability.

Conscious Beauty Collective Certification: A New Chapter for H. Honeycup

As advocates for safe and trustworthy beauty solutions, H. Honeycup is elated to embark on a transformative journey with the Conscious Beauty Collective Certification. This momentous occasion isn't merely an accolade—it's a reaffirmation of our dedication to setting elevated clean beauty standards that resonate across the beauty landscape. Our formulations are meticulously crafted to not only allure but to also meet stringent EU compliant formulas, ensuring that our clients indulge in maximum safety and purity.

Raising Clean Beauty Standards

By aligning with the Conscious Beauty Collective, we affirm our responsibility to transcend the market's expectations by offering authentic, high-caliber, and clean beauty standards. Our induction into this exclusive certification program testifies to the exacting benchmarks we've set in our operations and product range. It symbolizes a commitment to attain a harmony between nature and innovation, meticulously tailoring every product to be a testament to our integrity.

Alignment with Conscious Consumerism

We help usher in a new era of beauty by aligning with the ethos of conscious consumerism. Collectively, with a consumer base that is astutely aware and demanding of transparency, we are shaping a more responsible beauty industry. The Conscious Beauty Collective Certification mirrors the conscience of our customers, championing ethical beauty and environmentally savvy choices. We're not merely participating in a rising trend but are the catalysts driving an industry-wide evolution towards a more just and conscious beauty retail environment.

Impact of Indie Brand Recognition

Achieving the Indie Brand Certification is a pivotal stride for H. Honeycup and the broader conscious beauty movement. This recognition bolsters our credibility and underscores our efforts in clean beauty education. It highlights the influence and potential of independent brands like us that are devoted to crafting a genuine and ethical beauty future. With each step we take, we are forming a legacy that is rooted deeply in eco-conscious principles and compassionate practices.

When you choose H. Honeycup, you can be confident that you are supporting a brand that has been recognized by the Conscious Beauty Collective for its exceptional commitment to sustainable beauty, ingredient transparency, and vegan beauty products. Together, we can make a difference, one conscious choice at a time.


What does the Conscious Beauty Collective's Indie Brand Certification signify for H. Honeycup?

The Conscious Beauty Collective's Indie Brand Certification is a testament to our dedication to sustainable beauty practices, transparent ingredients, cruelty-free practices, and compliance with EU formulations. It highlights our commitment to contributing positively to environmental stewardship while providing beauty products that are responsibly made.

How does H. Honeycup approach the commitment to sustainability in the beauty industry?

Our approach is multifaceted, involving eco-friendly beauty certification, ongoing education through natural skincare and clean beauty information, and green beauty training. We prioritize environmentally friendly production, ingredient transparency, and recyclable packaging.

What are the benefits of using sustainable ingredients in beauty products?

Sustainable ingredients support biodiversity, minimize environmental impact, and provide safe, high-quality options for consumers. By utilizing vegan beauty products and other sustainably sourced materials, we ensure that our products not only perform well but also align with the values of environmentally conscious customers.

Are H. Honeycup products truly cruelty-free and vegan?

Absolutely. We are committed to conscious consumerism, meaning that our entire range of beauty products is cruelty-free and vegan. No animal testing is ever conducted, and our products do not contain any animal-derived ingredients, ensuring that we live up to the standards expected by our customers and certification organizations.

How does the Conscious Beauty Collective Certification raise clean beauty standards?

By adhering to the rigorous benchmarks set by the Conscious Beauty Collective Certification, we ensure that our products meet EU compliant formulas which denote the highest safety and purity standards. This commitment not only furthers our own aspirations but also elevates the industry's expectations regarding transparent and wholesome beauty products.

What role does conscious consumerism play in H. Honeycup's business model?

H. Honeycup has always acted in a way that is consistent with conscious consumerism. We align ourselves with customers who seek transparency, integrity, and responsible practices in their beauty products. The Conscious Beauty Collective Certification is a reflection of this shared value system, and we embrace this movement as we redefine the market for more conscious beauty choices.

What impact does indie brand recognition have on H. Honeycup and the wider beauty industry?

Being recognized as a certified indie brand bolsters our credibility and positions H.Honeycup as a pioneer in sustainable beauty education and practices. This recognition is a sign of a larger industry trend that values small, independent brands leading the way toward a more ethical, eco-friendly future in beauty.

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